At least one-fourth of all full-time faculty members in each department are expected to participate in the spring and winter convocations. In the summer, one-fourth of the faculty who teach in the second term, plus the chair or a designee, are to participate. In order to participate, all faculty will need to wear Academic Regalia. Regalia is available for rent through our office. Please refer to the email we will send out for ordering. Deadlines are strictly upheld by the vendor.  

Regalia details

Regalia rental orders will be taken via email. Please send an email with the below information to commencement@memphis.edu:

  • Name 
  • Main Campus or Lambuth Campus Pickup
  • Terminal Degree and Institution
  • Height
  • Cap size (range from 20 to 24.5)

Lambuth Faculty 

If you are a Lambuth Faculty member, you can order your cap and gown the same way as above. Please note: Lambuth Faculty in your email. Lambuth Faculty regalia orders will be delivered to the Lambuth campus prior to the Commencement event. 

If you are interested in purchasing your own regalia, please see more information: